John 15:8-18 NAS

8 "My 1Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit, and so a2prove to be My disciples.

References for John 15:8

    • ċ 15:8 - Or "become My disciples"
      9 "Just as 3the Father has loved Me, I have also loved you; abide in My love.

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      10 "4If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love; just as 5I have kept My Father's commandments and abide in His love.

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      11 "6These things I have spoken to you so that My joy may be in you, and that your 7joy may be made full.

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      Disciples' Relation to Each Other

      12 "This is 8My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you.

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      13 "9Greater love has no one than this, that one 10lay down his life for his friends.

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      14 "You are My 11friends if 12you do what I command you.

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      15 "No longer do I call you slaves, for the slave does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for 13all things that I have heard from My Father I have made known to you.

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      16 "14You did not choose Me but I chose you, and appointed you that you would go and 15bear fruit, and that your fruit would remain, so that 16whatever * * you ask of the Father in My name He may give to you.

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      17 "This 17I command you, that you love one another.

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      Disciples' Relation to the World

      18 "18If the world hates you, byou know that it has hated Me before it hated you.

      References for John 15:18

        • Č 15:18 - Or (imperative) "know that"